Welcome to STAGBI

STAGBI is a breed society and was established to provide credibility and integrity to the Standardbred and Trotting Horse in Harness Racing and other equestrian sports throughout Britain and Ireland. STAGBI is the approved registration organisation with the UK government department DEFRA and at the 2003 International World Trotting conference STAGBI was recognised and approved as the standardbred registration body for Britain and Ireland.

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Breeding Site

The breeding website is now back live at a new address / URL.

Latest News

York Sales Results - October 2017

Please see results page for York Standardbred Auction results.

Notice of ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING - October 2017


Sunday 5 November 2017, at 11.30 am. Premier Inn, Manchester

Persons wishing to attend should notify STAGBI by 28 Oct 2017 (by email info@standardbred.org or 07581 438805)


1. Welcome and registration of members

2. Minutes of Last AGM

3. Matters Arising

4. Presidentís Report

5. Administratorís Report

6. Treasurerís Report

7. Report, update on Studbook & Web Site

8. Appointment of President

9. Election of President Elect as per Constitution

10. Election of Directors (Directors eligible for re-election: David Lawrie, Nicky Hannon & Robert Howard)

Nominations for Directors should be submitted to STAGBI in writing by 5th October 2017.

The AGM will be followed by an Ordinary General Meeting, at which other business may be discussed. Items for discussion should be submitted to STAGBI by 28 October, 2017. Only items listed will be discussed at this meeting. Discussion time of 15 min per item, agenda will be published before the start of AGM


Representatives from the BHRC and STAGBI have just returned from the 25th World Trotting Conference (WTC) held this year in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

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